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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Monday, 1 April 2019

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Monday, 1 April 2019
Date & time: Monday, 1 April 2019 03:35 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4°N / 93.45°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (147 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 1 Apr 2019
Mon, 1 Apr 03:36 UTCM 4.6 / 100 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC
Mon, 1 Apr 03:36 UTCM 4.6 / 100.9 km11km NNW of Mapastepec, MexicoUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
CAncun / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(648.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Buenas noches una pregunta, porque dice 1 de Abril 2019 si hoy es 31 de Marzo 2019 (via app)
Amatitlán (320.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: No se sintió ni mierda
(170.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(726 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(741.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(Mexico) (118 km NE from epicenter)(no details): No me aparece que siga pasado temblor pero si se sintio (via EMSC)
Centro (Mexico) (271 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ligera oscilación en objetos colgantes. (via EMSC)


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